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Here's How $25 At Trader Joe's Makes a Week's Worth of Dinners

Takeout is lame.<p>Just because you can't splurge on expensive meals, doesn't mean that you should compromise and sink to the levels of fast food. Oh, no, you are <i>so</i> much better than that.<p>Luckily for y'all, Spoon University has created a recipe series that is fast, easy, cheap, and takes the guess work …

Cooking

How to Make the Best Cold Weather Drink With Just 5 Ingredients

In the summer, nothing beats an ice cold sangria. In the winter, nothing beats a hot cocktail — like a cup of spiced mulled wine by the fire. Whether you’re hosting girl’s night in or cozying up to Netflix and chill, this easy mulled wine recipe is the perfect adult beverage for cold weather. And …

Slow Cookers

30 Gift Ideas That Aren’t Books for Every Book Lover on Your List

If your SO’s apartment is completely decked out with book paraphernalia, or your new bestie has a travel bucket list of indie bookstores, then you might have to get a little creative when it comes to holiday gifting. Sure, giving them a book is easy, but getting something that celebrates their love …

Books

20 Easy Thanksgiving Appetizer Recipes to Get the Party Started

When you’re planning the menu for your Thanksgiving or holiday party, appetizers can often fall by the wayside. Somewhere between the main course and dessert, you forgot about the little bites that get the party started. Have no fear — here are 20 easy Thanksgiving appetizer recipes that are sure …

Cooking

17 Delicious Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Side Recipes

Prepping for the big November feast is nothing to take lightly. Between reuniting with tons of relatives, arranging a killer Friendsgiving and planning the perfect Turkey Day tablescape, it can be tricky just to get everyone together at the table. And when you factor in different diets and …

Apple-Cheese Danish

Directions<p>Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Lightly grease a 15x10x1-inch baking pan; set aside. On a lightly floured surface, unfold one pastry sheet …

Dessert

6 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in November 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each)

1. “Marvel’s Jessica Jones” (available November 20)<p><b>Why Should I Watch It?</b> How many female superheroes are there? Okay, maybe quite a few, but how …

The Only Cocktail You Need This Fall

As the leaves begin to change color and collect in piles around yards across America, cocktail menus are undergoing their own transformation.<p>The effervescent, citrusy and sweet drinks of summer are being raked away, replaced with darker spirits, woodsier flavors and savory, spiced syrups. Fall is …

How to Make Authentic Shakshuka at Home

<i>Photo by Ashley Manning</i><p>Everyone loves breakfast food disguised as lunch or dinner. But fried eggs can get old fast, despite racking up insane amounts of likes on Instagram. That's why there's shakshuka--a spicy, Middle Eastern take on "throw everything in your fridge into a pan and voila."<p>It's …

Sweet Potato Wedges with Lime Mayo

4 Servings<p>This zesty mayo dip would also go well with sliced red bell peppers and celery sticks before dinner; it’s amazing how many vegetables kids will eat when they’re actually hungry.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 sweet potatoes (about 1½ lb.), peeled, each cut lengthwise into 8 wedges<p>2 tablespoon …

Recipes

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

Men's Fashion

Golden Gazpacho

Metric Cup Measures<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep Time: 10 Minutes<p>Total Time: 10 Minutes, plus at least 1 hour to chill<p>Ingredients<p>6 cups yellow cherry tomatoes …

One Pot Wonders: 7 Delicious Dinners Without The Mess

Minimize the mess! From succulent beef stew to easy chicken chili, you only need one pot to create these classic comfort meals.<p><b>1. Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes</b><p>In this classic French beef stew, otherwise known as Beef Bourguignon, chunks of beef are slowly braised with garlic and onions in a …

21 Must-Read Fall Books

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>21 Must-Read Fall Books<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

53 Books That Will Definitely Make You Cry

*grabs Kleenex*<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

16 New Books to Read This September

September is all about fresh starts, and if you’re looking for life advice, this month’s book picks are full of it. Whether you want it with a dose of humor (Mindy Kaling), from someone who is living the dream (Elizabeth Gilbert) or from a fictional character who totally gets you, there’s at least …

Books

Penne with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:25 minPrep:10 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Now Playing<p>Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Penne (03:16)<p>Now …

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

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11 Fresh Appetizers You Can Make in 5 Minutes

You just spent all morning and afternoon preparing a meal for your family and friends, and they’re set to arrive any minute now. Frantically running around the kitchen with food splattered on your apron and your hair still in a messy bun, you realize you never made an appetizer for guests to munch …

Cooking

Fitness and Diet Tips to Get the Best Body of Your Life From the Hottest Celeb Trainer

Christine Bullock is one of the most inspirational celebrity fitness trainers in Los Angeles with a wealth of knowledge regarding exercise, health and nutrition. I recently met her at a press event in Santa Monica earlier this summer where she taught an incredible fitness class followed by a Q and …

Almond Breakfast Squares with Yogurt and Berries

Jul 16, 2015 | 2:04 pm<p>Contributor<p>Make a batch of these almond breakfast squares on Sunday night so you have a treat to snack on before you head off …

Recipes for Flat Abs: Healthy Pasta Salad

But saying that pasta is a contributor to America’s collective weight gain is an oversimplified statement—and not totally accurate. It's the type of …

12 Series To Catch Up On Before The Next Book Comes Out

Goodreads shares the most anticipated titles in thriller, fantasy, YA, and romance.

13 Books From 2015 That You Should Read ASAP

Fiction, memoir and books that blur the lines between both.<p>Before the welcome downpour of anticipated fall books rolls in (a new Jonathan Franzen novel? The conclusion to Elena Ferrante's tear-jerking series? We'll be spending the latter half of 2015 huddled up inside, thankyouverymuch), we …

We're Bringing Mac Back This Summer: Best Macaroni Salad Recipes

Memorable because of the creamy mayonnaise-based dressing and mix-ins like hard-boiled eggs, smoky ham and crunchy celery, macaroni salad is a …

Cooking

Best Beer Trips in Europe

In these cities, beer is an integral part of culture and heritage.<p><i>From the September 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler<p>With a declaration of <i>“O’zapft is!”</i> (It’s tapped!), Munich’s mayor kicks off Oktoberfest, first celebrated 200 years ago in honor of the marriage of Crown Prince Ludwig. The …

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The Perfect Summer Date Night

<i>Written by Katie Meyers</i><p>Thanks to chores that seem to multiply and endless to-do lists, the things I used to take for granted are now considered luxuries—and that includes scheduling a simple date night. It’s nearly impossible to get out to our favorite Manhattan restaurant right now, but I don’t …

These Addictive, Amazing 22-Minute Meals Will Change Weeknight Dinner

We're a bunch of cooking obsessives here at Epi. But even we admit that planning, shopping for, and cooking dinner night after night is a lot. One …